The VA Hampton is in search of an energetic, driven, visionary leader in healthcare to serve as Chief, Diagnostic/Imaging Service.
The ideal candidate is one with extensivemanagerial experience, and demonstrated excellence in leadership in a diverse Medical Center.
The Chief,Diagnostic/Imaging Service, is directly accountable to the Medical Center Management Team for day-to-day operation of the Service, and accountable to the Chief of Staff for program administration and overall compliance to VISN-wide policies and procedures.
Basic Requirements : a. Citizenship.
Citizen of the United States. b. Education.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in allopathic medicine or osteopathic medicine.
The degree must have been obtained from an institution whose accreditation was in place for the year in which the course of study was completed. c. Licensure and Registration.
Physicians must possess a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
The physician must maintain current registration in the State of licensure if this is a requirement for continuing active, current licensure. d. Residency Training.
Physicians must have completed residency training or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification. e. Physical Requirements.
See VA Directive and Handbook 5019. f. English Language Proficiency.
Physicians appointed to direct patient-care positions must be proficient in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402(d) and 7407(d).
Preferred Experience: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Reference : VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard.
This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.
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